The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Manager
Rank 844 836 845
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Manager 47 60 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.052% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.055% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 38 50 35
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-7.77% -25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102603 109261 101023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.49% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85657 88395 83850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

IT Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Manager over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 44 £42,500 -5.55% 9
South East -3 16 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Oxfordshire - 9 £50,000 - 2
East of England +15 8 £48,000 +32.41%
London -2 6 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Berkshire +15 5 £42,500 -15.00% 1
North West - 5 £36,850 - 1
Yorkshire +13 4 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Essex - 4 £48,000 -
Manchester - 4 £36,200 - 1
Oxford - 4 - -
Newbury - 3 £42,500 - 1
Harrogate - 3 £37,500 -
Chelmsford - 3 £48,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -
City of London +22 2 £43,750 -25.84%
West Midlands +10 2 £35,500 +9.23%
Slough -2 2 £57,500 +15.00%
Luton - 2 £41,850 -
East Midlands - 2 £28,750 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £28,750 -
Surrey +14 1 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Staffordshire +4 1 £35,500 +9.23%
Somerset +2 1 £37,500 -
South Yorkshire +1 1 £35,000 -18.60%
South West -11 1 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Buckinghamshire -14 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Cheshire - 1 £45,000 -
Norfolk - 1 - -

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title.

1 40 (48.19%) Windows
2 39 (46.99%) ITIL
3 38 (45.78%) Microsoft
4 24 (28.92%) Active Directory
5 23 (27.71%) VMware
6 17 (20.48%) MS Office
7 15 (18.07%) SLA
8 14 (16.87%) MS Excel
8 14 (16.87%) Degree
8 14 (16.87%) People Management
9 13 (15.66%) Line Management
9 13 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (14.46%) PRINCE2
10 12 (14.46%) Citrix
11 11 (13.25%) MS Exchange
12 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (12.05%) Windows 7
12 10 (12.05%) Finance
12 10 (12.05%) Service Management
13 9 (10.84%) Service Delivery
13 9 (10.84%) DHCP
13 9 (10.84%) Linux
13 9 (10.84%) DNS
13 9 (10.84%) Mentoring
13 9 (10.84%) Coaching
14 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (9.64%) TCP/IP
14 8 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (9.64%) Problem Management
15 7 (8.43%) Project Management

IT Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.25%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.61%) IIS
5 2 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.20%) Lync
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (20.48%) MS Office
2 14 (16.87%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Office 365
2 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) DHCP
1 9 (10.84%) DNS
2 8 (9.64%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.82%) LAN
3 4 (4.82%) Intranet
3 4 (4.82%) Firewall
4 3 (3.61%) WAN
4 3 (3.61%) VPN
5 2 (2.41%) VoIP
6 1 (1.20%) Broadband
6 1 (1.20%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.20%) VLAN
6 1 (1.20%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.20%) MPLS
6 1 (1.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MSI
General
1 10 (12.05%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.20%) Front Office
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.20%) Law
3 1 (1.20%) Legal
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) EPoS
1 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.61%) Hedge funds
2 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.61%) NHS
3 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.41%) PDA
3 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.20%) User Experience
4 1 (1.20%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.20%) Replication
4 1 (1.20%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.19%) Windows
2 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (12.05%) Windows 7
3 9 (10.84%) Linux
4 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.82%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.61%) Windows Vista
6 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.61%) UNIX
7 2 (2.41%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.20%) Android
8 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (46.99%) ITIL
2 14 (16.87%) People Management
3 13 (15.66%) Line Management
4 12 (14.46%) PRINCE2
5 10 (12.05%) Service Management
6 9 (10.84%) Service Delivery
6 9 (10.84%) Mentoring
6 9 (10.84%) Coaching
7 8 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (9.64%) Problem Management
8 7 (8.43%) Incident Management
8 7 (8.43%) Project Management
9 6 (7.23%) Business Continuity
9 6 (7.23%) Release Management
10 5 (6.02%) Matrix Management
11 4 (4.82%) Performance Management
11 4 (4.82%) PRINCE
11 4 (4.82%) CRM
12 3 (3.61%) ERP
12 3 (3.61%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) SQL
2 1 (1.20%) C
2 1 (1.20%) Java
2 1 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) Degree
2 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.23%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (7.23%) MCP
3 6 (7.23%) MCSE
4 3 (3.61%) CCNP
4 3 (3.61%) CCNA
4 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.20%) MOS
5 1 (1.20%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.07%) SLA
2 3 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.20%) QA
3 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (28.92%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.82%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.61%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (3.61%) XenApp
5 2 (2.41%) VMware Server
5 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (45.78%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.71%) VMware
3 12 (14.46%) Citrix
4 5 (6.02%) Cisco
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle
6 2 (2.41%) NetApp
6 2 (2.41%) Apple
7 1 (1.20%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.20%) SAP
7 1 (1.20%) Sun
7 1 (1.20%) Fidessa
7 1 (1.20%) Google
7 1 (1.20%) Polycom
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago